Eduardo Villalba is an Argentinian born tango teacher currently living in Chicago. He started his journey into the tango world in la Boca where he grew up surrounded by tango. La Boca is a neighborhood with rich tango history and cultural value. Eduardo danced in such iconic places in Buenos Aires as la Boca, San Telmo, Cafe Tortoni and Bar Sur among others. Eduardo's dedication to the true spirit of tango and many years of experience characterize his unique style of dance and teaching, the style of elegance, passion and true connection. He immigrated to the United States in 2008 and since then has partnered with several prominent tango dancers to deliver intensive workshops across the country, spreading tango as part of Argentinian culture and identity in the US.
Asiyat has being passionate about dancing since she was a child. She has a background in ballet and contemporary dance. She has been traveling and performing with a company in Russia and later directed a Russian folklore dance group. Asiyat found tango when she moved to the United States from Russia and instantly fell in love with its quiet strength and beauty. She spent several years training, traveling to festivals and Argentina to learn tango from the most well known tango teachers of Argentinian tango. She is currently dancing and teaching with Eduardo in Chicago.